Monday, 10th April 2017

Demisexuality

We live in a world where fast romance is made easy with dating apps like Tinder, Grindr, and Bumble. But what if you want more than just a hook up? What if you don’t even…

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Monday, 10th April 2017

A Guide to Online Sex

Over the summer, I found myself in a four month long-distance relationship. In the midst of our sexual frustration, we decided to foray into foreign territory: online sex. Unlike sexting, online sex is a purely…

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Sunday, 9th April 2017

No Kinkshaming!

My fascination with the world of sexual kinks probably started when I found a pair of fuzzy pink handcuffs in my older brother’s bedroom when I was 13. I didn’t dare ask why he owned…

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Sunday, 12th March 2017

Sex & the Signs

Freshman year, I declared it my collegiate mission to fuck my way through the zodiac. My first sexual encounter happened my first week of college. It was a two month affair with a poetic Pisces,…

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Sunday, 12th March 2017

The S Word

The first time I had a real discussion about Sexually Transmitted Infections was when my mom told me I would inevitably get one if I had premarital sex. Before that, things like chlamydia were just…

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Sunday, 12th March 2017

Birth Control Guide

In my own experience, there are not nearly enough avenues for people to find the right method of birth control. Coming from a conservative high school in Texas, I never received a proper sex education….

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Monday, 19th December 2016

Your Body

The numerous walk-in clinics that have popped up are great for getting a quick look-over, but there are a few things we should check regularly at home.

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Monday, 7th November 2016

Where We Met

With the norm of arranged marriages far in our past, our society has acquired a modern fascination with the circumstances under which two lovers meet.

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Monday, 7th November 2016

Digital Debut

It all came crumbling down when he posted a #wcw (woman crush wednesday) picture of me without asking my permission, two weeks into our relationship.

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Friday, 3rd June 2016

Girls Don’t Count

BY MECHI LAKATOS and PEYTON DIX You are thirteen when Ellie Paciorek from second period pre-algebra asks if you can show her how to kiss a boy.  You’ve never kissed a boy but you want to kiss her,…

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Thursday, 12th May 2016

The Man Who Wanted

Men want sex. That’s the assumption, that it is hard-wired into our DNA. We want it. We need it. We can’t control ourselves. That’s what makes men, men. If my story from last night doesn’t…

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Wednesday, 11th May 2016

Love, Feminism, and Sisterhood

Picture this: your boyfriend is a conventionally good-looking hunk with a strong jaw-line and killer abs. You’re a stunning bombshell with bleached blonde hair and a forever bikini body. The two of you spend your…

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Monday, 9th May 2016

Eur Such a Flirt!

If there’s a perfect place and time for risk taking, it’s a semester in Europe. Flirting has never been a talent of mine, to put it mildly, so I decided to try out the absolute…

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Thursday, 5th May 2016

May Horoscopes

Our managing editor trains his gimlet eye on the future ahead. AQUARIUS Jan 20–Feb 18 If you’ve been considering giving online dating a try, now is a good time. The stars in your constellation foretell…

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Sunday, 24th April 2016

Audio Arousal: The Boyfriend Experience

“I love your breasts,” he says forcefully. “I know that just about every woman who’s ever lived is insecure—that she doesn’t think hers are right; that they’re too big or they’re too small, or they’re…

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Monday, 28th March 2016

Drunk in Love

It’s August and a fresh batch of high school graduates are both cherishing their last moments of unexcused youth and eagerly anticipating their transition into college. With it comes a  new world of parties and…

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Tuesday, 22nd March 2016

Gyno 101

“It’s called a speculum,” my sister said. “They use it to split open your vagina.” We were looking at the book my mother had used to explain why the stork didn’t deliver babies. There was…

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Monday, 21st March 2016

Confessions of a Romance Reader

I once took an “Intro to Creative Writing” course. At the beginning of the semester, the class went around and each person shared their favorite authors. Among them were Hemingway, Tolkien, Junot Diaz, and Toni…

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Tuesday, 15th March 2016

Traveling with Tinder

It all started in Karlovac. I’d just had my wisdom teeth out. My face was swollen and I was confined to bed, in no mood to do anything besides watch Netflix, and even that didn’t…

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Friday, 26th February 2016

Let’s Talk About Vaginas

Every year in America there is one dreaded day in fifth grade; a day that leaves everyone in the room avoiding eye contact, shifting around uncomfortably in their seat, and permanently blushing. A day that…

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Wednesday, 3rd February 2016

Ladies, Get Your Head in the Game

Women whose minds wander during sex are less likely to have an orgasm. According to Live Science, one in four women experience difficulty reaching orgasm. To put this into perspective– if you live in P-Row, it’s…

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Friday, 11th December 2015

Gender Talks

It is 2015. Legal love won nationwide on June 26th. Things are going so well, on a large scale, for the LGBTQIA+ community in the United States. After decades of discussing sexuality, our mainstream dialogue…

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Saturday, 7th November 2015

Happiness and Hooking Up

I arrived at Emerson College my freshman year newly rid of twenty inches of hair and excited to fill all of that high school weight I’d just cut off with new, interesting, and exciting collegiate…

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Monday, 26th October 2015

Damsel in Disasters

A Romance column with Chelsea Tremblay You can’t always tell when a disaster date is about to happen. Sometimes it starts off with a cup of coffee, some laughs, a walk through the Common, and…

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Wednesday, 1st July 2015

The Evolution of Female Sex Writers

I wonder how many 1940s housewives sat at their kitchen tables, glasses of iced tea sweating perfect O’s on the table, thumbing through their copy of Good Housekeeping, wishing that instead of reading about bed…

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Sunday, 31st May 2015

Counting Down From 10

I sat holding my roommate’s hand, continuously adjusting my position to make the best of the uncomfortable chair. I could feel slight tremors going through her fingers like little bumps on a road, but she…

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Sunday, 26th April 2015

The Discovery of Man Shaming

A few months ago, I set out to write an article on the meaning of manhood and its attainability. But overall, I wanted to prove that women aren’t the only ones facing unfair treatment in…

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Friday, 6th February 2015

Say It With Roses

Planning on purchasing roses for a friend or lover this Valentine’s Day? You’re one of many. A recent survey conducted by the National Retail Federation found that 37.8 percent of Americans will buy flowers for…

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Tuesday, 27th January 2015

Sweet N Savvy Seeks Witty Companion

If asked about my personal ideals, I would classify myself as a feminist, fiercely independent, and someone with a strong moral compass and unwavering commitment to my beliefs and integrity. If asked about my past,

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Monday, 1st December 2014

On Meaningful Gifts

I think, for most people, one of the hardest things about having a significant other is worrying about what to buy them on occasions where gifts should be exchanged. But I’m sure everyone can agree…

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Monday, 27th October 2014

Touchy Tattoos

Tattoos: a way to permanently express yourself through body art. Any emotion can be expressed through tattoos; bliss, grief, animosity, even love. So, what happens when tattoos become a symbol of love? Whether or not…

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Thursday, 16th October 2014

Three Parts of Desire

Hostel One When I landed in Madrid, I immediately remembered just how alone I was. People gathered at the terminal exit, crying and embracing loved ones as I quietly slipped past. I looked at my…

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